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Machines with Brains S2 • E3

Real-life cyborg implant may rewire brain

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Published on Oct 16, 2018

The North Sense is a small biotech chip that attaches to people's chests with piercings and vibrates whenever they face north — creating a sixth sense — a sense of direction. Around 300 people have this biotechnology implant - you could call these technologically enhanced people cyborgs. Body modification increasingly includes technology; using microchips magnets, or batteries - to enhance themselves, by embedding devices in their bodies.

But North Sense might be something more than a body enhancement.— adding an extra sense to the body could change how the brain works.

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